Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
Life must be lived as play.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Where there is love there is life.